Posts about Tips and Tricks

March 8, 2022

Disable iLogic Rules

Sometimes you might work with models whose iLogic Rules have not been prepared for Design Automation. As a result they may throw exceptions when run automatically and would just cause issu...

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February 25, 2022

SharePoint Online integration

I wrote a while back (8 years ago already šŸ˜¬) about integrating the Forger Viewer into a SharePoint page. I was using SharePoint 2010 back then, and now skipping through SharePoint 2013 and...

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January 31, 2022

Join the Autodesk Research Community

Interested in influencing the future of the Forge platform? Join the Autodesk Research Community! Interact directly with the Forge platform team. Tell us what you like, what could be bette...

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January 30, 2022

Automation Test & Automate workflow with Postman Collection Runner

Postman Automation: Tests and Workflows with Postman Collection Runner Follow @JohnOnSoftware Postman collection is used pretty frequently to quick check with Restful API, and we also prov...

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December 10, 2021

Forge Data Management API now enable compression for ā€œapplication/vnd.api+jsonā€

Follow @JohnOnSoftware Previously, For Forge Data Management API, content type of ā€œapplication/vnd.api+jsonā€ will not be enabled compression even if ā€œAccept-Encoding: gzipā€ is set in the h...

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November 2, 2021


The Autodesk.DataVisualization viewer extension now provides another neat feature: streamlines! Let's take a quick look at how you can use this new visualization tool. First of all, what e...

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October 29, 2021

Viewer Extensions: Tips and Tricks (or Treats)

If you've already dipped your toes in Forge Viewer development, you are most likely familiar with the concept of "viewer extensions". If not, I'd suggest that you take a look at the Viewer...

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